Illinois Tollway 2015 Map Cover Art Contest

VIEW THE WINNERS

High school students in the 12 counties served by the Illinois Tollway were invited to submit original works of art to remind motorists of the dangers of tired, reckless drivers on Illinois roadways.

The Tollway received 66 entries from 18 schools throughout the region, from Chicago to Rockford.

The grand prize winner and three runners-up have been selected by a panel of judges including members of the Tollway Board of Directors and representatives from Blick Art Materials and CBRE Inc./U.S. Equities Realty.

Prizes:

Artwork created by the grand prize winner will be featured on the cover of the Tollway's 2015 map, which is distributed at no cost to more than 125,000 customers. The grand prize winner and three runners-up will be featured in the Tollway's 2014 Annual Report. Awards include:

  • Grand prize winner: $400 gift certificate from Blick Art Materials and $200 in gift certificates from CBRE to use at oases retail shops and restaurants
  • Runners-up: $200 gift certificate from Blick Art Materials and $100 in gift certificates from CBRE
  • A certificate of appreciation for all students who participate in the contest
  • Acknowledgment of winners at the Illinois Tollway Board of Directors meeting on November 20, 2014

Sponsors:

Semifinalists

The Illinois Tollway congratulates the winners of the 2015 Illinois Tollway Map Cover Art Contest.

The period for voting by the public has closed. The winners were announced on November 20 at the Illinois Tollway's Board of Directors meeting.

Grand Prize Winner
First Runner Up
 

Second Runner Up
 

Third Runner Up
 
Grand Prize Winner First Runner Up Second Runner Up Third Runner Up

Jessica Karlic

Lincoln-Way West High School

Cassandra Flick

James B. Conant High School

Claire Kozik

Downers Grove North High School

Kevin McDonald

Reavis High School

 

Contest Information

The contest is open to high school (grades 9-12) art students. See links below for all contest-related forms:

Any Questions?

Contact Dawn Rohrback via email.